Homeschool Workshops

*Temporarily unavailable

The public is welcome back to Manatee Lagoon's outdoor grounds. On weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., you're invited to come enjoy the first-floor observation deck and outdoor amenities. Weekends, we will remain closed. Please note that the indoor facility and second-floor observation deck remain closed until further notice.

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Join Manatee Lagoon for a workshop offered exclusively for homeschool students. These 1.5-hour workshops are designed to engage students within a small group setting in hands-on activities focused on marine science topics including manatees, sea turtles, fisheries and ocean conservation. Interested participants are required to individually pre-register for each workshop. Space is limited. 

Date: Current offerings are listed in the schedule below
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Ages: 6 – 9 and 10 – 13
Cost: $7.50 per child and pre-registration for participating children is required; one free chaperone per family is required (and must stay on site for the duration of the program).
Cancellation Policy: There are no refunds for this program. In the event that the program is cancelled by Manatee Lagoon staff, a refund will be issued within 7-10 business days. This reservation is non-transferable.

We currently do not have any Homeschool Workshops available at this time. Please check back for future availability.